Debian DLA-2973-1 : minidlna - LTS security update

high Nessus Plugin ID 159632


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


The remote Debian 9 host has a package installed that is affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the dla-2973 advisory.

- A DNS rebinding issue in ReadyMedia (formerly MiniDLNA) before 1.3.1 allows a remote web server to exfiltrate media files. (CVE-2022-26505)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade the minidlna packages.

For Debian 9 stretch, this problem has been fixed in version 1.1.6+dfsg-1+deb9u2.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 159632

File Name: debian_DLA-2973.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/11/2022

Updated: 4/11/2022

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-26505


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.4

Temporal Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:minidlna, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/9/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/6/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-26505